Definition of telestic in English:

telestic

adjective

  • Of or relating to religious mysteries; mystical.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Stanley (1625–1678), poet and classical scholar. From ancient Greek τελεστικός connected with mystic rites from τελεστής official, in Hellenistic Greek also initiator, priest + -ικός.

Pronunciation

telestic

/tɪˈlɛstɪk/